Gabriela C. Sapia
Gabriela C. Sapia is an Senior Associate at the Law Offices of Patrick Markey, P.C. Gabriela graduated from the Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2011 where she participated in the Family Law Clinic and focused her legal education on family-related matters. In January 2010, Gabriela continued her education in the area of family law when she joined the Law Offices of Patrick Markey as a law clerk.
Through her work with the Family Law Clinic and the Law Offices of Patrick Markey, Gabriela has assisted clients with a wide range of family law issues, including divorce, custody, visitation, child support, contribution to college expenses, spousal support, property division and post-judgment matters. Gabriela excels in the courtroom litigating issues as needed for her clients; however, she recognizes when cooperating with the other party serves her client’s goals more effectively.
Additionally, Gabriela speaks Spanish fluently and has handled various matters for the firm’s Spanish-speaking clients. Gabriela is currently a member of the Chicago and Illinois State Bar Associations. Prior to attending law school, Gabriela graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Dartmouth College in 2003.
• Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D., 2011
• Dean’s Honor List
• Trial Advocacy Team member
• Dartmouth College, B.A., 2003
• Illinois State, October 2011
• Chicago Bar Association – Young Lawyers Section Project Officer (former Secretary and Project Coordinator)
• Illinois State Bar Association
“Clients that have retained our firm have come to us at one of the most difficult times of their lives and it is often their first experience with the legal system. My goal is to ensure that clients emerge from the process as unscathed as possible and prepared for the future. My clients appreciate my responsiveness, professionalism, compassion and straightforward approach to cases.”